Grants Administrator Sr.

Job description

Assist faculty with budget development and proposal preparation for grant requests.  Read solicitations, proof and edit proposal documents, prepare forms and all required paperwork.

Enter proposals into sponsor systems and route proposals to Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP).

Assist faculty with post-award management, particularly sub-award initiation and accounting.

Liaise with management and staff with OSP and Grants & Contracts Accounting regarding sponsored research grants and contracts issues.

Provide advice and counsel to the School Chair, Director of Business Operations, Director of HR, and departmental finance staff regarding issues related to sponsored research plans, proposals and projects.

May coordinate with faculty on deliverables and financial reports.

Perform other duties as assigned


This job requires familiarity with the grant proposal process and government budget circulars; ability to interpret and explain complex policies and government language; excellent writing and communication skills.

Educational Requirements
Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Other Required Qualifications
Certified Research Administrator, Certified Pre-Award Research Administrator, or Certified Financial Research Administrator

Required Experience
Five to seven years of job related experience




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Job No: 219645
Posted: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 1/11/2021
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